Encyclopedia > Crosstalk

  Article Content

Crosstalk

In telecommunication, the term crosstalk (XT) has the following meanings:

1. Undesired capacitive, inductive, or conductive coupling from one circuit, part of a circuit, or channel, to another.

2. Any phenomenon by which a signal transmitted on one circuit or channel of a transmission system creates an undesired effect in another circuit or channel.

Note: In telephony, crosstalk is usually distinguishable as speech or signaling tones.

Source: from Federal Standard 1037C and from MIL-STD-188



All Wikipedia text is available under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License

 
  Search Encyclopedia

Search over one million articles, find something about almost anything!
 
 
  
  Featured Article
Northampton, Suffolk County, New York

... and 9.8% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 34 years. For every 100 females there are 91.0 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 82.9 ...

 
 
 
This page was created in 35 ms